[ im-plawr-ing-lee ]
/ ɪmˈplɔr ɪŋ li /
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in a way that expresses urgent or piteous pleading, as for aid or mercy; beseechingly:"No! Don't kill the spider!" gasped my daughter, looking imploringly into my eyes.
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How to use imploringly in a sentence
"Don't sing those beastly things," I said to Marguerite, imploringly.Camille (La Dame aux Camilias)|Alexandre Dumas, fils
Meta tried to say "thank you," but not succeeding, looked imploringly at her governess, who spoke for her.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
I beg your pardon,' she added, imploringly; 'but indeed I must.The Heir of Redclyffe|Charlotte M. Yonge
The cardinal glanced imploringly at the Queen who turned upon him eyes blazing with anger.Stories about Famous Precious Stones|Mrs Goddard Orpen
She bore his violence with meekest submission; she looked imploringly—but she replied not to his taunts.Rookwood|William Harrison Ainsworth